Coldtree accepts.Some, who are female, offering considerably more
He replies, "This rest was well needed, but yes we are ready to complete this task. We will convince the Deviard to leave this area."see this effort to its completion in assuring that the Deviards leave this area for good... one way or another?
Later, when the group is alone, Coldtree says to Bjorn, "I did think the ledger might be valuable, but it is also within my philosophy to deny information to others. My first loyalty is to this group."